The infrastructure sector is greatly responsible for propelling India's overall development. With intense focus, the government has initiated policies to ensure time-bound creation of world-class infrastructure in the country - in this year's Union Budget, Rs 5.7 trillion has been allocated for infrastructure.
With India on a trajectory of growth for the past few years, there is an urgent need to adapt stronger, durable, environment-friendly, ecologically appropriate, energy-efficient yet cost-effective materials and technologies in construction.
Jindal Steel & Power (JSPL) is an industrial powerhouse with a dominant presence in the steel, power, mining and infrastructure sectors. Part of the $18 billion OP Jindal Group, this young, agile and responsive company is constantly expanding its capabilities to fuel its journey that has seen it grow to a $3.3 billion business conglomerate.
The year 2015 started with an informal assessment of the performance of the Narendra Modi government, which announced a host of initiatives such as upping the ´ease of doing business´ quotient in India, Make in India, Digital India, Smart Cities and Housing for All.